Across the wide Missouri; illustrations with paintings by Alfred Jacob Miller, Charles Bodmer and George Catlin. With an account of the discovery of the Miller collection by Mae Reed Porter.

; Miller, Alfred Jacob, 1810-1874, illustrator
Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1947.

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Other Authors Miller, Alfred Jacob, 1810-1874,
Subjects États-Unis (Ouest) -- Histoire.
Fourrures -- Commerce -- États-Unis (Ouest)
Fur trade -- West (U.S.)
Fur trade.
Missouri (États-Unis) -- Histoire.
United States, West.
West (U.S.) -- History -- To 1848.
Description [4] leaves, vii-xxvii, 483 pages plates (some color), maps (on lining papers) 25 cm
Copyright Date 1947.
Notes "Limited to two hundred and sixty-five numbered copies autographed by the author." This copy not numbered.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-468).
Bancroft Prize, 1948.
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1948.
Contents The prairie traveler (1833) -- The brass knuckles -- Massacre : sport and business (1832) -- Paul Bunyan's fair (1833) -- Absaroka (1833) -- The theme of wonder (1833-1834) -- The winter lodge -- To men benighted (1834) -- Parable of the Samaritan (1835) -- The Meridian Passage (1836) -- The conqueror (1837) -- A painter on the trail (1837) -- Away, you rolling river (1838) -- Chronology of the mountain fur trade -- The first illustrators of the west.
Genre History.
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)478517
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities De Voto, Bernard, 1897-1955.
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